Plea for medical care

Rev. Jose Landaverde, left, comforts Elfego Arroyo, as Arroyo weeps during his plea for a liver transplant at a rally outside the University of Illinois Hospital. Brothers Elfego and Lorenzo Arroyo each suffers from a deadly liver disease. Despite the urgency of their situation, the Chicago residents have struggled to receive organ transplants due to their residency status.

( Antonio Perez, Chicago Tribune / June 13, 2012 )

Rev. Jose Landaverde, left, comforts Elfego Arroyo, as Arroyo weeps during his plea for a liver transplant at a rally outside the University of Illinois Hospital. Brothers Elfego and Lorenzo Arroyo each suffers from a deadly liver disease. Despite the urgency of their situation, the Chicago residents have struggled to receive organ transplants due to their residency status.

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